Back to the basics: painting and chipping a barrel VIDEO Tutorial

Sometime you put so much care on painting your model, but when coming to the other details of your diorama the care is not the same.
This VIDEO Tutorial show us hot to paint and chipping properly a barrel, for the best possible results.

Thanks to Spruecutters for this great video!






Dave Steingass (not verified)
Fri, 10/18/2013 - 23:27

Curious why a lacquer-based? It stinks and takes forever to dry. Why not acrylic or Future? Thanks

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 17:35

Not sure why but.. i read on the last book of Mike Rinaldi that laquer thinners allow to obtain an effect of chipping similar to the hairspray.


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